Physiotherapy Allied Health Assistant


Employment Type: Permanent Full Time
Position Classification: Allied Health Assistants
Remuneration: $1,007.99 - $1,032.18 per week
Hours Per Week: 38
Requisition ID: REQ187874

Where you'll be working
Ryde Hospital

What you'll be doing

An Allied Health Assistant (AHA) engages in basic patient care, clinical duties and/or administrative support under the supervision of the designated Allied Health Professional (AHP). Clinical duties may include therapeutic and program related activities and the identification and reporting of changes in the client’s condition. The Allied Health Assistant may be engaged to work in a discipline specific area or assist in the delivery of allied health services across a multi-disciplinary team.


Candidates will need to meet the following criteria:

  • Consistently demonstrates behaviours that reinforce the CORE Values of our organisation; Collaboration, Openness, Respect and Empowerment. Demonstrates these behaviours with all stakeholders; colleagues, direct reports, as well as our patients and consumers, and those that care for them.

  • Demonstrate an understanding of the role of an Allied Health Assistant within a large organisation. Ability to work independently under the delegation of an Allied Health Professional (AHP) and the ability to collaborate within a multi-disciplinary team.

  • Certificate III in Allied Health Assistance or willingness to undertake this training or other qualification deemed equivalent by Northern Sydney Local Health District (NSLHD).

  • Demonstrated computer literacy skills and knowledge of Microsoft Office and email applications.

  • Identify skills and knowledge in the provision of assistant's activities to provide support for, AHPs, clients, families and carers as required.

  • Demonstrated ability to prioritise and manage workload demands and complete activities (including ability to work within scope of practice and seek assistance when required) as delegated by supervising AHP.

  • Demonstrated interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills with the ability to communicate with internal and external stakeholders.


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For role related queries or questions contact Stephen Spennati on Stephen.Spennati@health.nsw.gov.au or 02 9858 7558

Applications Close: 30 September 2020